DirectorChristian Duguay First episode dateMay 15, 1999 CountryUnited States
Release dateMay 15, 1999 (1999-05-15) NominationsSatellite Award for Best Miniseries CastLeelee Sobieski (Joan D'Arc), Powers Boothe (Jacques D'Arc), Neil Patrick Harris (The Dauphin, later King Charles VII of France), Olympia Dukakis (Mother Babette), Shirley MacLaine (Madame de Beaurevoir), Peter O'Toole (Bishop Cauchon) Similar moviesThe Last Samurai, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Yojimbo, Kill Bill: Vol. 2, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Shrek the Third
TaglineShe died at 19. 500 years later her legend lives on!
Joan of arc 1999 tv
Joan of Arc is a 1999 two-part television miniseries about the 15th century Catholic saint of the same name. The miniseries stars Leelee Sobieski as Saint Joan. A joint production of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and Alliance Atlantis Communications, it was shown internationally in 1999.
The miniseries received thirteen Primetime Emmy Awards nominations and four Golden Globe Award nominations.
The miniseries tells the story of Joan of Arc, from her birth in 1412 until her death in 1431.
Joan of Arc is born in 1412 in the village of Domrémy in the war zone of Northern France. During her youth she often witnesses the horrors of war, but her spirit is kept high by the legend of the Maiden of Lorraine. This says that a young maiden one day will unite the divided country and lead the people to freedom.
Leelee Sobieski as Joan d'Arc
Jacqueline Bisset as Isabelle d'Arc
Powers Boothe as Jacques d'Arc
Neil Patrick Harris as King Charles VII of France/The Dauphin
Maury Chaykin as Sir Robert de Baudricourt
Olympia Dukakis as Mother Babette
Jonathan Hyde as Duke of Bedford
Robert Loggia as Father Monet
Shirley MacLaine as Madame de Beaurevoir
Peter O'Toole as Bishop Pierre Cauchon
Maximilian Schell as Brother Jean le Maistre
Peter Strauss as La Hire
Chad Willett as Jean de Metz
Ron White as Jean de Dunois
Jaimz Woolvett as Duke of Burgundy (as Jaimz Wolvett)